JEE Main Exam

Joint Entrance Examination Main (I) & (II) Exam

What is JEE Main Exam?

The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India and Central Board of Secondary education (CBSE), New Delhi introduced the national level common entrance exam called Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) conducted for admission to various engineering colleges in India.

JEE Main examination was being conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) till 2018. From 2019 onwards, the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main is going to be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA).

JEE will be conducted by NTA twice a year for admission to Undergraduate Engineering Programmes in NIT's, IIIT's and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions.

The Joint Entrance Exam will be conducted in two parts, JEE Main and JEE Advanced. JEE (Main) replaces the AIEEE entrance exam and JEE (Advanced) replaced the IIT-JEE entrance exam. Around 25220 seats Engineering and Architecture seats are filled every year on the basis of JEE Main Score.

The aim of the common entrance test has been mooted to reduce stress on students, who have to appear for multiple entrance examinations and to give greater relevance to the school education, especially the class 12 board examinations.

About National Testing Agency (NTA):

NTA has been established as a premier, specialist, autonomous and self-sustained testing organisation to conduct entrance examinations for admission/fellowship in higher educational institutions.

NTA is the newly formed body by the centre to conduct JEE Main and NEET UG entrance exams through online mode from 2019 onwards, taking over the management of these exams from CBSE.

Here are the changes to be implemented for the JEE Main 2019 exam with the Introduction of NTA:

  • From the year 2019 onwards, candidates should have to appear for JEE Main in online mode only, but for one subject a candidate will have Pen and Paper Based mode to be attempted on Drawing Sheet
  • Aspirants will have double the chance, more opportunity, NTA is going to be conducted JEE Main twice a year
  • The candidates can pick desirable slots to appear in the exam owing to the flexibility and availability of sittings from January 08 to January 20 and April 06 to April 20
  • Students will have more time to prepare for their entrance exam because the exam will take place in the month of January and April
  • The exam centres have been to 258 which include 248 exam centres in India and 9 centres in abroad countries
  • In case of students who have appeared in both exams, the best of the two scores will be taken into account for the result
  • Around 3000 practise test centres for JEE aspirants to train them for computer-based examination, which will be functioning from the August 2018. Click here to register for practise centre.
  • There will be normalisation process for the calculation of scores to have fair results

JEE Main (I) & (II) 2019:

The exam is going to be conducted from January 08, 2019, to January 20, 2019, and April 06, 2019, to April 20, 2019. Therefore online submission of application forms will begin from September 01, 2018, to September 30, 2018, and February 08, 2019, to March 07, 2019.

Application Fee:

The application fee may be paid either by Credit/Debit Card/Net Banking or e-challan generated during the online filling of the application form using online payment gateway facility in State Bank of India. If a candidate submits the fee by any other mode like Money Order (MO), Demand Draft (DD), Initial Public Offering (IPO) etc. will be rejected.

Date to Pay the Application Fee: From September 1, 2018, to October 10, 2018.

Application Fees Details:

Online Mode (Computer Based Test)
For Exam Centres In India
Paper Category For Boys For Girls
Paper 1 (B.E/B.Tech) Or Paper 2 (B.Arch/B.Planning) For General/OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) INR 500/- INR 250/-
For SC/ST/PwD/Transgender INR 250/- INR 250/-
Both Paper 1 (B.E/B.Tech) & Paper 2 (B.Arch/B.Planning) For General/OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) INR 900/- INR 450/-
For SC/ST/PwD/Transgender INR 450/- INR 450/-
For Exam Centres In Abroad
Paper 1 (B.E/B.Tech) Or Paper 2 (B.Arch/B.Planning) For General/OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) INR 2000/- INR 1000/-
For SC/ST/PwD/Transgender INR 1000/- INR 1000/-
Both Paper 1 (B.E/B.Tech) & Paper 2 (B.Arch/B.Planning) For General/OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) INR 3000/- INR 1500/-
For SC/ST/PwD/Transgender INR 1500/- INR 1500/-

JEE Main (I) 2019 Registration:

In order to appear in JEE Main (I) 2019 exam, the candidates are required to apply online by following the terms & conditions strictly mentioned in the registration procedure. To know more about the detailed scenario of registration procedure click here.

Category Wise Reservation Of Seats:

The NTA will follow strictly the Govt. of India reservation rules belonging to certain categories are admitted to seats reserved for them based on relaxed criteria. These categories are:

  • Other Backward Classes (OBC) If they belong to Non-Creamy Layer (NCL)
  • Scheduled Caste (SC)
  • Scheduled Tribes (ST)
  • A Person with Disability (PwD) with 40% or more disability

JEE Main 2019 Highlights:

Name of Examination JEE Main (I) & (II) 2019
Conducting Body National Test Agency (NTA)
Official Website https://jeemain.nic.in / https://www.nta.ac.in
Mode of Application Online
Exam Level National Level UG Entrance
Mode of Exam Online Mode only but for one subject Offline Mode
Number of Papers 2 (Paper 1 for B.E./B.Tech & Paper 2 for B.Arch/B.Planning)
JEE Main Helpline Email Id and Contact Nos: jeemain-nta@nic.in / +91 7042399520 / +91 7042399521 / +91 7042399525 / +91 7042399526

Note:

Candidates are advised to go through the whole information carefully and ensure their eligibility to appear in both exams.

JEE Main Result 2019

NTA is responsible for releasing the JEE Main (I) & (II) 2019 result. The JEE Main results will be declared on the official website of NTA -  jeemain.nic.in. Candidates can view their JEE Main scores by using their application number and date of birth or password. One should also note that the JEE Main result 2019 is available in online mode only. 

As the JEE Main was conducted in various shifts, only the raw marks have been converted into a scale ranging from 100 to 0 for each session of examinees. NTA score indicates the percentage of candidates that have scored equal to or below that particular percentile in that session. 

The JEE Main percentile score is calculated based on 100 X number of candidates appeared in the ‘session' with a raw score equal to or less than the candidate divided by the total number of the candidates appeared in the ‘session.’

Aspirants should note that the NTA score of the total is not an aggregate or average of the NTA score of the individual subject. The NTA score is not the same as the percentage of marks obtained. 

JEE Main (I) January 2019 Result 

JEE Main (I) 2019

Dates
JEE Main (I) January Exam 2019

January 9,10,11 & 12, 2019

JEE Main Answer Key

January 15, 2019

JEE Main (I) Result

January 19, 2019

The JEE Main (I) 2019 result announced on January 19 on the official website of NTA. A total number of 9,29,198 candidates were registered for Paper I (BE/BTech), out of which only 8,74,469 appeared for the examination. NTA has also released the list of candidates who scored 100 percentile and state-wise toppers and their scores in Paper I.  

List of candidates who have received 100 NTA score in January 2019 exam.

S No Application No Candidate Name State Code of Eligibility
1 190310086378 Dhruv Arora  Madhya Pradesh 
2  190310096437 Raj Aryan Agrawal  Maharashtra
3 190310126508  Adelly Sai Kiran  Telangana
4  190310131614 Bojja Chetan Reddy  Andhra Pradesh
5  190310139257 Sambit Behera  Rajasthan
6  190310150035 Naman Gupta  Uttar Pradesh
7  190310166518 Yindukuri Jayanth Phani Sai  Telangana
8 190310167837 Vishwanth K  Telangana 
9  190310204122 Himanshu Gaurav Singh Uttar Pradesh 
10 190310208678  Kevin Martin Karnataka
11  190310240908  Shubhankar Gambhir  Rajasthan
12  190310244684  Battepati Karthikeya  Telangana
13  190310324762  Ankit Kumar Misra  Maharashtra
14  190310378068 Jayesh Singla    Punjab
15  190310597090  Gupta Kartikey Chandresh  Maharashtra

JEE Main (II) April 2019 Result 

JEE Main (II) 2019

Dates
JEE Main (II) April January Exam 2019

April 7 to 21, 2019

JEE Main Answer Key

April 25, 2019 (tentative)

JEE Main (II) Result

April 30, 2019

NTA To Reject Multiple Applications For JEE Main (April) 2019 Exam

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released a public notice regarding JEE Main (April) 2019 application process. Candidates who are aiming for admission to engineering and technical courses in premier institutes such as IITs and NITs can apply online until March 7, 2019. 

“It has come to the notice that some aspiring candidates of JEE (Main) April 2019 Examination are filling up Online Application multiple times. Only one Application is to be submitted by a candidate. More than one application, i.e., multiple application forms submitted by a candidate will be rejected,” NTA stated in the official statement. 

Applicants are advised not to fill up multiple applications for the JEE (Main) April 2019 Examination. Candidates have to note that in case of multiple applications, all such applications will be rejected, without any intimation. 

The JEE Main (April) 2019 exam will be held from April 6 to April 20, 2019. The JEE Main admit card will be available on the official website from March 18, 2019. 

19 February 2019
Online Registration Starts For JEE Main April 2019

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has started accepting the online application forms for JEE Main April 2019 examination. Candidates who are aiming for admission to engineering and technical courses in the premier institutes in the country can start applying for the exam. The last date to apply online for JEE Main April 2019 is March 7.

In order to apply online for JEE Main, candidates need to meet all the eligibility criteria set by the organising body. Candidates must have passed in their final examination of 10+2 (Class 12) or its equivalent referred to as the qualifying examination. There is no restriction on age limit. 

Click here to apply online for JEE Main April 2019

Candidates have to note that a maximum of three attempts are allowed for JEE Main. One can appear twice for the entrance test in a rolling year. Hence, the total number of JEE Main attempts in total will be six.

8 February 2019
NTA Declared JEE Main January Paper-2 Result 2019

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has declared the JEE Main January Paper 2 result. Candidates who appeared for the examination conducted on January 8 can check their result. More than 1.80 lakh candidates registered for Paper-II (B. Arch./B. Planning). Out of which, 1.45 lakh candidates appeared for the examination. 

The test takers need to enter their application number and date of birth to check their JEE Main result. Two candidates – N Lakshmi Narayana and Raghunandan Reddy from Andhra Pradesh have received 100 NTA score in JEE Main January 2019 examination in Paper 2 (B. Arch./B. Planning). 

Click here to check JEE Main Paper II January result 2019

Candidates have to note that the NTA score is not the same as the percentage of marks obtained. NTA has also released the question paper and recorded responses to make the examination system transparent. NTA will be conducting the next JEE Main in the month of April. The online registration will begin from February 8, 2019. 

1 February 2019
JEE Main (I) Final Answer Key Released

The final answer key for JEE Main (I) January 2019 examination was released by the National Testing Agency (NTA). The organising body has released the answer key used for scoring paper I. Candidates who have appeared for the examination can now check the exact scores based on the JEE Main final answer key. 

Candidates should visit the official website to access the JEE Main final answer key. It has also released the percentile scores. The final answer key is available in pdf format. Aspirants should note that the ''---5---'' in the answer key means the question has been dropped and a candidate will get full marks for it. 

Click here to access the JEE Main (I) Final Answer Key 2019

In order to calculate the marks or scores, candidates should know the marks pattern. A total of four marks will be awarded for every correct answer and one mark will be deducted for every wrong attempt. 

The JEE Main (I) examination was conducted on January 9, 10, 11 & 12, 2019. NTA released the JEE Main answer key on January 15 and written exam results on January 19, 2019. 

23 January 2019
JEE Main (I) January 2019 Exam Result Declared

National Testing Agency (NTA) has released the JEE Main (I) January 2019 exam results on its official website. Candidates who have appeared for the examination held between January 8 and 12, 2019, can check their results and scores on the NTA's official website. The candidates have to note that the JEE Main 2019 rank will be released only after JEE Main (II) 2019 April exam. 

A total number of 9,29,198 candidates were registered for Paper –I (BE/BTech.) in JEE Main (I) January 2019 examination across 467 centres in the country and abroad. The Paper-I was conducted in a total of 8 shifts from January 9 to 12, 2019. 

Click here to check JEE Main (I) January 2019 exam results

NTA has also released the list of candidates who have received 100 NTA score in January 2019 examination in Paper-I (BE/BTech). The organising body will be releasing four scores – the sectional as well as the overall NTA scores for JEE Main 2019.

21 January 2019
NTA Released JEE Main Admit Card 2019 On Website
JEE Main Exam Centres And City Details Available On Official Website
NTA To Accept JEE Main Application Form Correction Till October 14
JEE Main 2019: NTA Released The Exam Dates And Shift Details
JEE Main 2019: Last Date Extended For Uploading Photograph And Signature
JEE Main Registrations To End On September 30
JEE Main (I) & (II) 2019 Exam Pattern
JEE Main Syllabus 2019
JEE Main (I) Registration Process Started
JEE Main (I) & (II) 2019 Exam Dates, Application Procedure, Eligibility Criteria, & Syllabus etc.

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